Wreck Closes Two Lanes Of U.S. 258 Near Kinston

Two lanes of U.S. 258 north of Kinston were shut down Tuesday morning due to a vehicle crash.

The accident happened around 10:40 a.m. near the intersection with Daly Waldrop Road and involved a car and a pickup truck in a T-bone crash.

The driver of the car had be to cut out of the wreckage, while a passenger was also taken to the hospital. The pickup truck driver was not injured.

The Highway Patrol is investigating the crash. The highway fully reopened around 11:20 a.m.